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Oral argument dates set in Supreme Court review of healthcare reform



The U.S. Supreme Court has scheduled oral arguments in the multi-state healthcare lawsuit for March 26-28.

Here's the schedule, via Attorney General Pam Bondi's office:

March 26: The Supreme Court will hear one hour of oral argument on the jurisdictional issue of whether the federal Anti-Injunction Act prevents challenges to the individual mandate.

March 27: The court will hear two hours of oral argument on the constitutionality of the individual mandate.

March 28: The court will hear 90 minutes of oral argument on the issue of severability and one hour on the constitutionality of the law's Medicaid expansion.

[Last modified: Monday, December 19, 2011 4:35pm]


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